Comedy

Withnail and I (1987) - Available on Blu Ray from Arrow Films

Withnail and I (1987) – Available on Blu Ray from Arrow Films

★★★★☆

Withnail and I (1987) Available on Blu Ray from Arrow Films Two unemployed actors (Richard E Grant and Paul McGann) live in London in 1969. Fed up with the damp [read on…]

How to Get Ahead in Advertising (1989) - Available on Blu Ray in the Withnail and I limited Edition boxset from Arrow Films

How to Get Ahead in Advertising (1989) – Available on Blu Ray in the Withnail and I limited Edition boxset from Arrow Films

★★★½☆

How to Get Ahead in Advertising (1989) Available on Blu Ray from Arrow Films Dennis Bagley (Richard E Grant) is a talented advertising executive who is struggling to come up [read on…]

Horns (2014) - In Cinemas Now

Horns (2014) – In Cinemas Now

★★★½☆

  Iggy (Daniel Radcliffe) is in mourning for the death of his girlfriend Merrin (Juno Temple) who was raped and murdered. He is hounded and reviled as the whole town [read on…]

HITCHCOCK MASTER OF SUSPENSE #42: THE TROUBLE WITH HARRY [1955]  [HCF REWIND]

HITCHCOCK MASTER OF SUSPENSE #42: THE TROUBLE WITH HARRY [1955] [HCF REWIND]

★★★½☆

HCF REWIND NO. 251: THE TROUBLE WITH HARRY [US 1955] RUNNING TIME: 99 min AVAILABLE ON BLU-RAY AND DVD THE HITCHCOCK CAMEO: Walking past a limousine, parked by the side [read on…]

BRAINDEAD [1992]: DOC'S PICK FOR HALLOWEEN #4 [HCF REWIND]

BRAINDEAD [1992]: DOC’S PICK FOR HALLOWEEN #4 [HCF REWIND]

★★★★½

HCF REWIND NO. 259: BRAINDEAD AKA DEAD ALIVE [New Zealand 1992] AVAILABLE ON DVD AND REGION A BLU-RAY [97 min version only] RUNNING TIME: 104 min/97 min/85 min REVIEWED BY: [read on…]

HITCHCOCK MASTER OF SUSPENSE #41: TO CATCH A THIEF [1955]

HITCHCOCK MASTER OF SUSPENSE #41: TO CATCH A THIEF [1955]

★★★☆☆

HCF REWIND NO. 251: TO CATCH A THIEF [US 1955] RUNNING TIME: 112 min AVAILABLE ON DVD THE HITCHCOCK CAMEO:  Staring straight ahead and sitting motionless to the left of [read on…]

Suburban Gothic (2014) [Grimmfest 2014 Review]

Suburban Gothic (2014) [Grimmfest 2014 Review]

★★★★½

  Though well educated, Raymond (Matthew Gray Gubler) is unable to find work in the city. He is however, able to talk to ghosts. When he is evicted from his [read on…]

Zombeavers (2014) [Grimmfest 2014 Review]

Zombeavers (2014) [Grimmfest 2014 Review]

★☆☆☆☆

After a break up, college teen Jenn (Lexi Atkins) and her friends Mary (Rachel Melvin) and Zoe (Cortney Palm) travel to Mary’s cousins’ wood cabin in the countryside for a [read on…]

Life After Beth (2014) - In cinemas 1st October

Life After Beth (2014) – In cinemas 1st October

★★★☆☆

Boy meets girl, boy falls deeply in love with girl, girl dies tragically, boy is hopelessly devastated, girl’s reanimated corpse turns up after a week and starts a chain of [read on…]

MY NAME IS NOBODY [1973]  [HCF REWIND]

MY NAME IS NOBODY [1973] [HCF REWIND]

★★★½☆

HCF REWIND NO. 247: MY NAME IS NOBODY AKA IL MIO NOME E’ NESSUNO [Italy, France, Germany 1973] AVAILABLE ON DVD AND BLU-RAY RUNNING TIME: 116 min REVIEWED BY: Dr [read on…]